Thursday, December 02, 2004

Call for papers and board members

Call for papers and board members: Open Government: a journal on freedom of information
ISSN: 1745-8293
Supported by Liverpool John Moores University

The inaugural edition of a new journal: "Open Government: a journal on freedom of information", will publish February 2005. The journal will be open access and peer reviewed, publishing on a quarterly basis and will be professionally hosted by Scholarly exchange inc. (

Academics and FOI practioners are invited to submit papers for publication. Papers can come under the following classifcations:

*Research (2000-5000 words)
*Case study (2500-5000 words)
*Literature review (2500-5000 words)
*Conference Reports (1000 words)
*Brief communication (1000 words)
*Viewpoint (1000 words)
*Book review (600 words)

More details about paper classifications, how to contribute and the current editorial board can be found at

The Journal is also seeking further Board members with detailed knowledge and experience of FOI from UK or overseas perspectives.

If you interested in either of these areas please contact Steve Wood, the editor:

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